Patchogue man accused of fighting cops appears in court

A convicted sex offender is in court today on charges he attacked two Suffolk County police officers.Police say 28-year-old Eric Greaves was walking on Bay

WOODBURY - A convicted sex offender is in court today on charges he attacked two Suffolk County police officers.

Police say 28-year-old Eric Greaves was walking on Bay Avenue in Patchogue yesterday afternoon with an open container of alcohol. When officers approached, Greaves allegedly attacked them and tried to take one of their Tasers.

Both officers suffered minor injuries.

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